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Epitaxial Reactor Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$29,962 (USD)

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Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Epitaxial Reactor Operator is $29,962 a year and $14 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for an Epitaxial Reactor Operator is between $22,921 and $35,723. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Controls and monitors operation of epitaxial reactor to deposit layer of semiconductor material, such as gallium arsenide or silicon, onto semiconductor wafer surface in production of electronic components, such as transistors, diodes, and integrated circuits, and tests sample processed wafers to evaluate epitaxial layer properties, such as thickness and resistivity, using testing equipment: cleans semiconductor wafers, using cleaning equipment such as chemical baths and automatic wafer cleaners, to prepare wafers for deposit of epitaxial layer.
  • Places wafers on wafer holder (suspector), using tweezers or vacuum wand, to load reactor.
  • Pushes buttons, flips switches, turns dials, and observes gauges to set and adjust reactor temperature and gas pressure to specified levels and to start reactor cycle.
  • Monitors temperature and gas gauges during processing cycle and turns dials to adjust temperature and gas levels.
  • Tests epitaxial layer on wafers, using testing equipment, to evaluate thickness and resistivity of layer.
  • Records production data in logbook and processing documents.
  • Cleans and maintains equipment and work area.
  • May compute production statistics, using calculator.
Epitaxial Reactor Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Semiconductor Processors

Job family population: 23,540

Estimated population of Epitaxial Reactor Operator jobs: 1,275

Rate of error: 5.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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